June 21, 2012 // Franchising.com // Midlothian, IL - Moran Family of Brands franchisor of automotive repair centers Mr. Transmission , Milex Complete Auto Care and Alta Mere Toys for your Car announces that once again it's brands were all ranked in the top 10 percent of all franchises nationwide and named a 2012 Military Friendly Franchise® by G.I. Jobs Magazine.
Moran Family of Brands honors military veterans all year round by offering service members a $5,000 discount off the initial franchise fee, allowing veterans to use their training and operational skills in a new civilian career.
"The Military Friendly Franchises® list was created three years ago out of demand from military veterans, many of whom want to start or own their own business but are unclear where to begin," said Sean Collins, director for G.I. Jobs. "Being selected as a Military Friendly Franchise places Mr. Transmission, Milex Complete Auto Care and Alta Mere "Toys for your car" in this elite group, and is testimony to Moran Family of Brands' world class programs and policies that support military veterans interested in franchise opportunities".
"It is a great honor to be recognized as a Military Friendly Franchise and we are proud to have been on the list each year since its' inception," said Barb Moran, President and CEO of Moran Family of Brands. "Military veterans are excellent business owners. The dedication and drive that service men and women have shown our country translates well into the skill set needed to be a successful business owner."
Midlothian, Illinois based Moran Family of Brands is one of the largest franchisors of automotive aftermarket repair centers in the country. Moran Family of Brands provides specialty products and services in virtually every aspect of the automotive aftermarket through five franchise brands and more than 130 locations including: Mr. Transmission, Multistate Transmission, Dr. Nicks Transmissions, Milex Complete Auto Care and Alta Mere Toys for Your Car. For more information on Moran Family of Brands, visit www.moranfamilyofbrands.com or call 708-389-5922. For more information on Mr. Transmission, visit www.mrtransmission.com; Milex Complete Auto Care, www.milexcompleteautocare.com; and Alta Mere, www.altamere.com .
The full list of Military Friendly Franchises® is published each June in G.I. Jobs Magazine, and on www.MilitaryFranchising.com, a web tool that helps veterans decide which franchise to choose. Additional resources are posted on the Military Friendly Franchises® Facebook page: www.facebook.com/MilitaryFranchising.
G.I. Jobs (www.gijobs.com) is published 12 times per year by Victory Media, a veteran-owned business. The company also publishes The Guide to Military Friendly Schools®.
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